‘FIRE’ IN THE THEATERS!

The band take new LP 'Room On Fire' on the road in October - with support from Kings Of Leon...

THE STROKES have announced a series of US live dates.

The band, who release long awaited second LP ‘Room On Fire’ on October 20, have confirmed seven dates, with support coming from [a][/a].

The shows are at:

Philadelphia Tower Theatre (October 9/10)

Baltimore UMBC Fieldhouse (12)

Toronto Hershey Centre (14)

Detroit State Theatre (16)

Boston Tsongas Arena (31)

Houston Verizon Wireless Theatre (November 7)

Tickets for the gigs do not go on sale until the beginning of October, and more North American dates are due to be announced shortly.

According to the band’s official website, [url=]thestrokes.com, fanclub members should already have been contacted with details of how to obtain Internet only pre-sale tickets for the dates.

The band are expected to announce UK dates for later in the year very shortly.

‘Room On Fire’s release is preceded by a single, ’12:51’, out on October 6 through Rough Trade.